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entwines

verb
present tense third-person singular of entwine

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1 to cause to twine about one another
  • marveled at how the vines had delicately and intricately entwined themselves on the trellis

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2 to follow a circular or spiral course
  • the quick-growing vine was soon entwining around the fence post

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“Entwines.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/entwines. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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